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Lawyer asks accountability court to suspend process of declaring Dar a proclaimed offender

Lawyer asks accountability court to suspend process of declaring Dar a proclaimed offender

Former finance minister Ishaq Dar’s counsel on Monday requested an accountability court in Islamabad to delay the process of declaring his client a proclaimed offender until next week. The accountability court is conducting a hearing in connection with a corruption reference filed against Dar by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB). The court is expected to […]

Lawyer, lawyer pants on fire

Lawyer, lawyer pants on fire

Lawyer, lawyer pants on fire By News Desk PHOTO: REUTERS Things often proverbially get heated in courts of law, but in a courtroom in Miami, it is safe to say that the heat of the moment literally got to a defence lawyer. Stephen Gutierrez’s pants burst into flames on Wednesday afternoon as he began his […]

Trump fires top govt lawyer for defiance on immigration order

Trump fires top govt lawyer for defiance on immigration order

WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump fired the federal government’s top lawyer Sally Yates on Monday after she took the extraordinarily rare step of defying the White House and saying the Justice Department would not defend his new travel restrictions targeting seven Muslim-majority nations. The White House said on Twitter that Dana Boente, US Attorney for […]